Public Safety

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Police: DUI for Man, 58, Driving Unregistered SUV With a Suspended License

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A 58-year-old man was driving while under the influence in Darien late Monday afternoon, Aug. 6, and the unregistered car he was driving had a license plate from another car on it, police said. And the man had a suspended driver’s license, police added. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: Beware the ‘Publishers Clearing House’ Scam — They’re Taking, Not Giving Money

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Here’s how a certain scam works that’s been offered to people in Darien, as described by a town police announcement on Thursday. Remember, you can’t lose if you don’t play: (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: Stamford Man Rearrested After Skipping Court on a 1997 DUI Arrest in Darien

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More than 21 years after he was arrested on a charge of driving while under the influence, then didn’t go to court, Martin Ramirez, 47, of Stamford has been rearrested, police said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Bike Safety ‘Roundup’ Saturday With Bike Checkups, Fun, Free Helmets

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A Bike Safety “Roundup” for kids and families on Saturday, Aug. 18 will feature bike checks, bike helmet checks, and certificates of completion for participants. There will be plenty of free giveaways, opportunities to touch a truck and refreshments will be served. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Three Vehicles Within Three Blocks of Each Other Entered Overnight Thursday to Friday

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Overnight Thursday to Friday, Aug. 2 to 3, three unlocked vehicles parked outside homes in Noroton were entered, two on Garden City Road and a third just three blocks away on Crimmins Road, police said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Window Broken, Purse Stolen from SUV Sunday Afternoon in Darien YMCA Parking Lot

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A window was smashed and a purse containing a checkbook and credit cards was stolen from the center console of an SUV parked Sunday afternoon at the Darien YMCA, police were told. (more…) Continue Reading →

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